News and issues relating specifically to regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training; and coverage of annual conventions of the U.S. Regional Airline Association (RAA) and European Regions Airline Association (ERA).
The company is seeking to replenish its pilot population.
The RAA and the ERA signed a broad memorandum of cooperation at the U.S. group's annual convention.
Ten-year agreement includes more than 160 repairable part numbers
The deal will see Etihad Regional boost its fleet to 12 airplanes.
American Eagle’s pilots rejected a concessionary contract, ending any chance at flying any of the Embraer E175s American Airlines has ordered.
The decision stemmed from a desire to concentrate its resources on its now growing mainland operations and minimize its exposure to “at risk” flying.
Looming retirements at the major airlines stand to aggravate the regional airlines’ pilot supply predicament.
Europe’s regional airlines still struggle to get Brussels to understand their true value to Europe’s communities.